King, Patricia L.

July 18, 2005

On July 15, 2005, PATRICIA LEE KING (nee Mc Dermot); beloved wife of 49 1/2 years of Frederick H. King; devoted mother of Kevin B. King and his wife Bettye, and Kerry Lee Vance and her husband Rev. Allan Vance; dear sister of Lula Grace Thomas; dear grandmother of Christian and Robert King and Daniel and Sarah Vance. Mrs. King was a fine singer and a member of the Sweet Adelines organization for 48 years. Along with her son Kevin and daughter Kerry, the four Kings sometimes performed as "The Family Four" on many barbershop shows in the area. She was also a lifelong equestrian. After 31 years as a teacher's aide at the Ridge-Ruxton Center, she retired in 2001. She soon thereafter began volunteering for a therapeutic riding school. A Funeral Service will be held in the family owned Ruck Towson Funeral Home, Inc, 1050 York Road (beltway exit 26A) on Tuesday at 11 A.M. Interment Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens. Friends may call on Monday, 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 P.M. The family wishes that in lieu of flowers, memorial gifts be sent to Rose of Sharon Equestrian School, 5630 Sharon Drive, Glen Arm, MD 21057.

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